Lining up to vote

Voters line up on the first day of early voting Monday morning, Oct. 12, 2020, at the Nowell Recreation Center in downtown Monroe, Ga.

MONROE, Ga. — Long lines were reported Monday morning, the first day of early voting in Georgia.

The line stretched outside the building and down the street at about 9:30 a.m. Monday, an hour after early voting started at the Nowell Recreation Center in downtown Monroe.

Georgia voters are casting ballots for president, both Senate seats, representatives in the U.S. House and constitutional offices in their home counties.

Early voting takes place weekdays through Oct. 30 at the Nowell Recreation Center, from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m., and at Meridian Park in Loganville, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Saturday voting will take place at both locations Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Election Day is Nov. 3.

News Editor Stephen Milligan contributed to this report.


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